Detroit Film Theatre


WATCH ME MOVE: THE NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA

Sunday, November 17, 2013

2:00 PM DFT Auditorium

Watch Me Move is the most extensive animation exhibition ever mounted, featuring both iconic moments and rare masterpieces from the first 150 years of the medium. A spectacularly designed series of galleries allow visitors to stroll through an incredible array of animation techniques via more than 100 film segments from across generations and cultures.

Enhance your visit to Watch Me Move by attending an animation compilation in the historic Detroit Film Theatre. All exhibition visitors receive one free ticket for the films listed below; additional tickets are $5.00 each. Total running time for each film is approximately 60 min. 

Canada’s National Film Board has produced a staggering number of short animated works, receiving more than fifty Oscar® nominations. Ranging from the comic to the poetic,the NFB has supported animators whose works have utilized hand-drawn animation, clay animation, stop-motion animation and pixilation to create visions of a world both beautiful and troubled.

Note that the Friday, December 6, 4 p.m. screening will take place in the Lecture Hall.

 

Bygone Dull Care (1949)

Pas De Deux (1949)

The Street (1976)

Mindscape (1976)

Sandcastle (1976)

Get a Job! (1985)

The Cat Came Back (1988)

When the Day Breaks (1999)

 

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